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4 Central Buildings, Ambleside LA22 9BS, England
+44 15394 31027
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Ate lunch here last weekend. Lovely food and service, great range of teas and coffees. Will be back!

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Thank Georgina H
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Stopped for lunch with friends, had a delicious jacket potato with salad. The speciality tea selection is fab. Staff happy and friendly. Will definitely go again.

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Stopped by for coffee and an excellent hot chocolate...liked it so much came back twenty minutes later for lunch. Excellent food and drink selection and lovely staff. Highly recommend!

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bolton
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Stopped off for lunch, amazing food and service. So much to choose on special teas. Cakes are so delicious. Lovely place, great atmosphere.

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Thank kellyrobinson63
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15 reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely coffee and cakes. This cafe really believes in providing excellent quality food and drink. Lovely chatty owner too. A real find

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Thank Chris S
Dunfermline, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 19 April 2017

Called in for coffee on a Saturday morning in an area of Ambleside that has its fair share of cafes. Has the usual range of Italian style coffee but it also serves cafetieres of coffee with a good selection of different grinds. We ordered a cafetiere of Brazilian coffee for two with a small jug of fresh pouring cream. This... More 

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Thank Simon90125
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Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

We called in on a rainy Easter Sunday and we're served with the best all day breakfast ever! Such a lovely little place with perfect ambience. We will be back again soon 😃

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Thank Jenna P
Hants, Uk
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15 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 April 2017

We called in for a tea and coffee while visiting Ambleside. We waited about 25minutes and asked where our drinks were as other customers had arrived and received their food orders. We were told the drinks were just being made and everything is done in order, to be honest we think they forgot about us.

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Thank nevsha
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Excellent selection of gluten free cakes plus large range of ordinary cakes . Both our cakes were delicious with lovely tea and latte ! Well done to polite and efficient staff!

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Thank Jason T
Leicester, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
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Reviewed 9 April 2017

Excellent coffee and cakes with great Swiss Alpine posters to inspire the next trip! Very friendly with great service

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Thank Phil B

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 12
Cuisine
Cafe, British, Soups, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 Central Buildings, Ambleside LA22 9BS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Ambleside
  • Phone Number: +44 15394 31027
Description
We fell in love with café culture whilst visiting Switzerland and were inspired by the Swiss obsession for quality produce and service. We serve the highest quality coffee and tea alongside our favourite cakes and light lunches.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?